• Supply Chain Specialist

    Location US-PA-Philadelphia
    Job ID
    2019-8731
    # Positions
    1
    Category
    Supply Chain
    Level
    Entry Level
    Type
    Full Time
    Visa Sponsorship
    No
    Domestic Travel Required
    Yes
    % Domestic Travel
    10
    Int'l Travel required
    No
    Company Vehicle
    No
    Working from Home Office
    No
    Relocation Eligible
    No
    Works with Chemicals
    No
    Lifting required
    No
  • Company Overview

    FMC Corporation is a leading specialty company focused on agricultural technologies. FMC provides innovative and cost-effective solutions to enhance crop yield and quality by controlling a broad spectrum of insects, weeds and disease, as well as in non-agricultural markets for pest control.
     
    FMC is a globally diverse organization that offers its employees exciting opportunities to work on challenging projects that are important to the achievement of our strategic objectives. Your education and professional experience are valued and put to use from day one. Your success at completing key initiatives can result in a varied, progressive and fulfilling career with FMC.
     
    With a corporate culture of innovation, integrity, responsibility and customer intimacy, we foster “The Right Chemistry” in everything we do. We are looking for people to join us in creating, developing, and improving our products, our processes, and our markets.  If you are ready to make a difference every day, FMC is ready to talk to you.

    Responsibilities

    This role is responsible for supporting the logistics of FMC North America Crop and Global Specialty Solutions businesses by coordinating domestic freight shipments. Additional responsibilities may include freight payments, auditing import files, duty drawback responsibilities and coordinating import shipments.

     

    Responsibilities

     

    Domestic Freight

    • Work with Customer Service and Sales to ensure shipments meet customer and business requirements
    • Work with Procurement to expand stable of carriers used by FMC
    • Develop routing guides for shipping locations
    • Support efforts to ensure inbound materials meet plant needs at the expected cost
    • Manage usage of drayage carriers

    Freight Payment

    • Work with freight payment companies to ensure freight bills are paid on time
    • Timely resolution of rejects from freight payment provider

    Imported Shipments

    • Work with import brokers to ensure timely pick up of containers and their timely transport to FMC plants and warehouses

    Export Shipments

    • Work with Procurement to ensure rates are established for shipments
    • Support sale requirements of the region to ensure shipments meet business needs.

    Active Ingredients

    • Coordinate the movement of active ingredients (AI) to warehouses and production locations as well as for export

     

     
       
      

     

    Required Education

    Four-year Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain or related field

    Qualifications

    • 1-3 years previous experience in the Logistics field working Knowledge/experience in domestic freight
    • Previous experience with imports/exports or freight would be helpful
    • Experience in a chemical manufacturing or regulated environment preferred
    • Previous experience tracking inventories or performing audits would be helpful
    • Proficiency with SAP
    • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office products
    • Continuous improvement mindset
    • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and solve problems

    Competencies

    • Action Oriented
    • Composure
    • Dealing with Ambiguity
    • Detail oriented
    • Drive for Results
    • Learning on the Fly
    • Organizational Agility
    • Priority Setting
    • Problem Solving
    • Process Management
    • Self Development
    • Strategic Agility

     

     

    EEO Statement

    At FMC, diversity and inclusion are in our DNA. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to creating an inclusive workplace where all employees can thrive – regardless of race, gender, sex, pregnancy, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, color, age, religion or religious creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. FMC also supports employee participation in company employee resource groups that celebrate the diverse backgrounds of our workforce by providing communities for employees to connect with each other and raise awareness throughout FMC.

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